Appalachian Trail Conference

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Appalachian Trail Conference (ATC)

Address:799 Washington St
PO Box 807
Harpers Ferry, WV 25425

Established: 1925. Description:Protects, maintains, and manages the 2,175-mile Appalachian National Scenic Trail, a 250,000-acre greenway extending from Maine to Georgia. (See separate entry in national trails section.) Publishes guidebooks and maps for the Trail. Members: 40,000 Dues: $30/year.
Publications: AT Journeys (6x/year); free to members. The Register (4x/year) online newsletter; free to agency partners and individuals who manage a section of the Trail.

See other parks in West Virginia.
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The Appalachian Trail Conference, $99,000, to acquire 176 acres off Whiskey Springs Road in South Middleton Township for natural habitat and watershed protection;
The Appalachian Trail is a beloved American icon," said David Startzell, executive director of the Appalachian Trail Conservancy, previously known as the Appalachian Trail Conference.
In August, NPCA, the Appalachian Trail Conference, and area residents sought an injunction to stop production at the mine until the state made a decision.